Senator Cory Booker: ‘My Black American Experience Gave Me a Deeper Connection With The Universal American Experience’
Senator Cory Booker: ‘My black American experience gave me a deeper connection with the universal American experience’
Sen. Cory Booker, 47 (D., N.J.)
Black History Untold: Joy
How do you celebrate black history and identity? We asked, they answered
Black History Month: We want to hear your Black Joy story
As a little boy growing up with two African American parents and an older brother, I just felt this profound sense of family. The great thing about the black family is the food, the music, the culture, but it’s also this understanding of the struggle.
In many ways, I luxuriated in all that was the black family experience. And as a result of that mission-oriented, justice-driven …